Legal Secretary/Receptionist Jobs in Gainesville, Florida
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Job Opening Summary This attorney provides Shands with expert legal representation in the areas of healthcare regulatory compliance, vendor and physician contracting, billing and patient financial services, and general legal representation on all matters which may impact Shands or its affiliated entities. This attorney will work collaboratively with hospital administrators and physician leadershi...
Southern Legal Counsel is a statewide not-for-profit public interest law firm that is committed to the ideal of equal justice for all and the attainment of basic human and civil rights. SLC primarily assists individuals and groups with public interest issues who otherwise would not have access to the justice system and whose cases may bring about systemic reform. Students conduct legal research an...
The primary focus of the Public Trust Environmental Legal Institute of Florida is the protection of the City of Jacksonville’s Preservation Project and other federal and state preserved lands and waters. PTELIF pursues legal means, including litigation, to protect and preserve the public lands and waters within the Public Trust. Student will be introduced to a mix of environmental and land use law...
Students will have extensive exposure to domestic violence issues and the workings of an interdisciplinary team comprised of medical personal, social workers, victim advocates and lawyers. Students will conduct legal interviews with victims of domestic violence, including dangerousness assessments and safety planning. Students will assist in preparing legal memoranda, pleadings, responses to disco...
Students will gain litigation experience working with judges and staff attorneys on pending cases covering a wide variety of legal issues and will gain insight into the workings of our state court system and the thought processes of judges. Students will conduct legal research and writing, produce legal memoranda and will have the opportunity to observe court proceedings. Assignments will be given...
Students will gain experience in the practice of higher education law for a large, public university. This externship will provide students with the opportunity to gain exposure to an in-house legal practice and to matters and issues unique to a state entity. Students will assist an office of 11 attorneys and work on a wide variety of legal issues including governance and administrative law issues...
Students will assist prosecutors with reviewing statements, depositions, reports, court files, and evidence. Students will conduct legal research; write legal memoranda, and motions and proposed orders. Student will also assist with trial preparation tasks, such as witness preparation and preparation of tangible evidence. Additional Information This Externship may qualify for the Criminal Law Ce...
Students will work with Assistant County Attorneys. The work may consist of writing legal opinions and written memoranda, preparing proposed ordinances and resolutions, including land use regulations, and conducting legal research on matters relating to administration of County government. Students may also assist with the preparation of legal documents such as contracts, leases and deeds. Additi...
Florida is divided into five water management districts to preserve and manage Florida’s water resources. The St. Johns River Water Management District is responsible for managing groundwater and surface water resources in all or part of 18 counties in northeast and east–central Florida. Student will perform legal research and writing on issues related to water law, other environmental laws, and/o...
Students will obtain valuable hands on experience in the practice of higher education law for a large public college with a variety of 2 year and 4 year degree programs. This externship will provide students the opportunity to gain exposure to an in-house legal practice and to matters and issues unique to a state institution. Students will assist an office of 3 attorneys who handle a wide variety ...
Student will work with Staff Attorneys and Judge Jaworski conducting legal research and writing, producing legal memoranda, attending hearings and other related assignments. Judge Jaworski’s court handles cases in areas such as DUI , Battery, cannabis and petit theft. Additional Information This externship may qualify for the Criminal Law Certificate Program. Pre-requisites Special instruction...
Gainesville Regional Utilities ( GRU ) serves approximately 92,000 customers and provides electric, natural gas, water, waste-water, and fiber optics services to Gainesville and the surrounding areas. Students will assist GRU’s in-house legal department with the day to day legal operations of the five different utility systems. GRU’s Legal Department advises the fuels and acquisitions departments ...
Students will work with Assistant County Attorneys. The work may consist of drafting contracts, litigation documents and legislative documents, attending hearings and negotiations (where appropriate), and researching legal issues. Additional Information Pre-requisites Required: Successful Completion of Legal Drafting Special instructions to applicants: Posting Date: 09/09/2014 Closing Date:...
The student will obtain valuable hands on experience in the practice of law in a professional office offering legal services to full time students at the University of Florida. The student will observe and conduct (on a limited basis and under the supervision of an attorney) client intake and provide the attorney with an opinion as to the legal issue and observations of a client’s case; research l...
Students will develop knowledge of numerous substantive areas of law including land use, environmental, local government, eminent domain, inverse condemnation, contracts and litigation. Students will work with Assistant County Attorneys. The work may consist of writing legal opinions and written memoranda, preparing proposed ordinances and resolutions, including land use regulations, and conductin...
The City Attorney’s Office is responsible for providing legal counsel to the City in the conduct of its day-to-day transactional business and both prosecution and defense of lawsuits to protect the interests of the city. The transactional division of the Office interprets and applies state and federal statutory law, case law, the City Charter and Code of Ordinances; researches legal authority, pre...
This is a part-time secretary position in the College of Law Virgil Hawkins Civil Clinics and Criminal Justice Center front office. The Virgil Hawkins Clinics constitute an active law firm of 3 clinics providing legal services to indigent clients, as well as some mental health services; the Criminal Justice Center encompasses 2 criminal law clinics, law courses and an active center of law professo...
The Senior University Counsel for Academic Affairs and Business, Research and Academic Transactions (Senior Counsel), performs a senior legal leadership role in the Office of the Vice President and General Counsel of the University of Florida, providing—and overseeing—legal services on (a) complex education, research and business transactions, contracting, and collaborations, domestic and internat...
Students will work with State Attorneys, who prosecute domestic violence cases. Students will assist in interviewing victims and witnesses, preparing cases for trial, including research, discovery requests and subpoenas, and observe trials. Additional Information This externship may qualify for the Family Law Certificate Program. NOTE : Additional requirements for the State Attorney’s Office Do...
Students work as Judicial Clerks in the Family Law Division of the 8th Judicial Circuit. Students are assigned to work with Judges, Hearing Officers, or with attorneys working with the Family Law Judges. Students will attend hearings, research legal issues, draft orders, and review court files. This externship will expose students to how the family law system operates, and how Judges arrive at dec...
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Enhances attorney's effectiveness by providing information-management support; representing the attorney to clients and others.
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Generates revenues by documenting and inputting attorney billable time and reimbursable expenses; preparing invoices; tracking payments.
Conserves attorneys time by reading, researching, reviewing, verifying, and routing correspondence, reports and legal documents; drafting letters and documents; collecting and analyzing information; initiating telecommunications; organizing client conferences, and attorney meetings; scheduling couriers, court reporters, expert witnesses, and other special functions; coordinating preparation of charts, graphs, and other courtroom visuals; preparing expense reports.
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